Actor Alia Bhatt was unable to compete on Tuesday with male actor Ranbir Kapoor, filmmakers SS Rajamouli and Ayan Mukerji for the promotion of their upcoming film Brahmastra in Visakhapatnam. The actor is currently outside India to shoot for her Hollywood debut. However, she did send a video message to her fans. She also talked about Ranbir in the video. (Read also | Brahmastra teaser: Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt start the ‘game’, Amitabh Bachchan, Mouni Roy’s first glimpses revealed. Watch,
Ranbir Kapoor, Ayan and SS Rajamouli are in Visakhapatnam. As soon as Ranbir and Ayan left the airport, fans bowed to them with flower petals and cheers for them. Several photos and videos have been created online. Ranbir also shook hands with a few of his fans and thanked them as well.
Like Pinkvilla, in the video, Alia asked her fans to watch the movie later this year. She said, “I really wish I could be there with everyone today. I miss the whole team, Ayan, and Ranbir. But I’m there in spirit and especially there in Ranbir’s heart.” According to the report, SS Rajamouli also said that Ranbir was lucky to have her in his life.
Helmed by Ayan, Brahmastra is a mythology-based fantasy trilogy starring Ranbir and Alia as central characters Shiva and Isha, Amitabh Bachchan as Professor Arvind Chaturvedi and Nagarjuna as an archaeologist named Ajay Vashisht. Mouni’s character is called Damayanti. The film is scheduled to release on September 9th.
Brahmastra team released the first looks of Amitabh, Nagarjuna and Mouni from the film on Tuesday. The video, also with Ranbir and Alia, was shared by Ayan. The 32-second long clip pleads the world of Brahmastra Part One: Shiva. The teaser has action sequences with high octane as well as emotional moments.
The film will be theatrically released in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada. It is a joint production of Star Studios, Dharma Productions, Prime Focus and Starlight Pictures. The first trailer of the film will be released on June 15th.
Alia is currently shooting for the Netflix thriller Heart of Stone alongside actors Gal Gadot and Jamie Dornan. An espionage drama, Heart of Stone is directed by Tom Harper and also stars Sophie Okonedo, Matthias Schweighofer, Jing Lusi, and Paul Ready. She will also appear in Karan Johar’s Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani with Ranveer Singh, Shabana Azmi, Jaya Bachchan and Dharmendra.